Machines Like Me

Written By Ian McEwan
Machines Like Me
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 18 April 2019
  • ISBN : 1473567793
  • Pages : 320 pages
  • Rating : 3.5/5 from 15 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Machines Like Me written by Ian McEwan which was release on 18 April 2019, this book published by Random House. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: **Number One Sunday Times Bestseller** Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible secret. When Charlie comes into money, he buys Adam, one of the first batch of synthetic humans. With Miranda’s assistance, he co-designs Adam’s personality. This near-perfect human is beautiful, strong and clever – and soon a love triangle forms, which leads Charlie, Miranda and Adam to a profound moral dilemma. Can you design the perfect partner? What makes us human? Our outward deeds or our inner lives? Provocative and moving, Machines Like Me explores whether a machine can ever truly understand the human heart. ‘Funny, thought-provoking and politically acute...’ Sunday Times ‘Dazzling’ Guardian ‘An unsettling examination of the human condition. Bold, clever’ Sunday Telegraph

Machines Like Me

Machines Like Me
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-04-18
  • Total pages : 320
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : **Number One Sunday Times Bestseller** Charlie, drifting through life and dodging full-time employment, is in love with Miranda, a bright student who lives with a terrible secret. When Charlie comes into money, he buys Adam, one of the first batch of synthetic humans. With Miranda’s assistance, he co-designs Adam’...

New Laws of Robotics

New Laws of Robotics
  • Author : Frank Pasquale
  • Publisher : Belknap Press
  • Release Date : 2020
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Artificial intelligence threatens to disrupt the professions as it has manufacturing. Frank Pasquale argues that law and policy can avert this outcome and promote better ones: instead of replacing humans, technology can make our labor more valuable. Through regulation, we can ensure that AI promotes inclusive prosperity....

Truth Be Told

Truth Be Told
  • Author : Beverley McLachlin
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster
  • Release Date : 2020-09-15
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : INSTANT NATIONAL BESTSELLER *Indigo Top 10 of the Year* Former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of Canada Beverley McLachlin offers an intimate and revealing look at her life, from her childhood in the Alberta foothills to her career on the Supreme Court, where she helped to shape the social and ...

The Planetary Clock

The Planetary Clock
  • Author : Paul Giles
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2021-02-11
  • Total pages : 464
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Ranging over various aesthetic forms (literature, film, music) in the period since 1960, this volume brings an antipodean perspective into conversation with the art and culture of the Northern Hemisphere, to reformulate postmodernism as a properly global phenomenon....

The Cockroach

The Cockroach
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-09-27
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Kafka meets The Thick Of It in a bitingly funny new political satire from Ian McEwan That morning, Jim Sams, clever but by no means profound, woke from uneasy dreams to find himself transformed into a gigantic creature. Jim Sams has undergone a metamorphosis. In his previous life he was ...

In Between the Sheets

In Between the Sheets
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : RosettaBooks
  • Release Date : 2011-02-08
  • Total pages : 147
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Darkly brilliant short fiction by the New York Times-bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of Machines Like Me and Atonement. A two-timing pornographer becomes the unwilling object in the fantasies of one of his victims. A jaded millionaire buys himself the perfect mistress and plunges into a hell of jealousy and despair. ...

Obzor

Obzor
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Download or read online Obzor written by , published by which was released on 1974. Get Obzor Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

Science

Science
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2019-10-03
  • Total pages : 144
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : ‘This is a history of intellectual courage, hard work, occasional inspiration and every conceivable form of human failing. It is also an extended invitation to wonder, to pleasure’ How far have we come in our understanding of the world around us? In this eye-opening collection, Ian McEwan looks back at ...

Basic Studies in Science Discovering Our World

Basic Studies in Science  Discovering Our World
  • Author : Wilbur L. Beauchamp, Mary Melrose Williams, Glenn O. Blough
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1947
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Download or read online Basic Studies in Science Discovering Our World written by Wilbur L. Beauchamp, Mary Melrose Williams, Glenn O. Blough, published by which was released on 1947. Get Basic Studies in Science Discovering Our World Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction

The Magazine of Fantasy   Science Fiction
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1995-07
  • Total pages : 212
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Summary : Download or read online The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction written by , published by which was released on 1995-07. Get The Magazine of Fantasy Science Fiction Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

The Comfort of Strangers

The Comfort of Strangers
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : RosettaBooks
  • Release Date : 2011-02-08
  • Total pages : 115
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : A twisted relationship between two couples reaches a terrible climax in this novel by the New York Times-bestselling author of Machines Like Me. Colin and Mary are lovers on holiday in Italy, their relationship becoming increasingly problematic as they become increasingly alienated from one and other. They move from place ...

Halana

Halana
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-04-11
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Penguin Readers Level 7 The Children Act ELT Graded Reader

Penguin Readers Level 7  The Children Act  ELT Graded Reader
  • Author : Ian McEwan
  • Publisher : Penguin UK
  • Release Date : 2021-09-30
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Penguin Readers is an ELT graded reader series for learners of English as a foreign language. With carefully adapted text, new illustrations and language learning exercises, the print edition also includes instructions to access supporting material online. Titles include popular classics, exciting contemporary fiction, and thought-provoking non-fiction, introducing language learners ...

Once I Lived

Once I Lived
  • Author : Natascha Wodin
  • Publisher : Serpents Tail
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 210
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Summary : An adolescent girl recounts her life story to her growing fetus...

I Know You Love Me But Do You Like Me

I Know You Love Me  But Do You Like Me
  • Author : Joey O'Connor
  • Publisher : Thomas Nelson Publishers
  • Release Date : 1999
  • Total pages : 229
  • ISBN : 1473567793
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Summary : Of course you love your mate, right? That's why you got married. Starry-eyed with love, you and your mate waved good-bye to all the independence of single life, grasped hands with each other, and leapt into marriage with a jubilant, "I do!" So after all these years of being in ...